What Being a Female Hacker Is Really Like

Amanda Rousseau

If I asked you to picture a hacker, you’d probably imagine a guy in a hoodie living in his mom’s basement. If you did, you’re not alone. To be honest, hackers have gotten quite a skewed reputation over the years! Contrary to what you might think from watching TV shows like Mr. Robot or Silicon Valley, hackers are not a homogeneous group of nerds. I should know this, I’m a white-hat hacker.

Read Endgame malware researcher Amanda Rousseau's entire article on what it’s really like to be a female hacker, and why more people should make hacking their job at TeenVogue.